The Veterans History Project at the Library of Congress
The Veterans History Project at the Library of Congress, in collaboration with the National Institute of Corrections, hosted a panel discussion on the effects of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) on veterans and how to support those who have run afoul of the law by providing appropriate treatment. The panel of experts, in honor of Memorial Day and in anticipation of National PTSD Awareness Month, was held on Thursday, May 17, 2018.
Library of Congress Veterans History Project and NIC Presents: PTSD and Veterans Correctional Housing
Panelists discuss success, challenges, and lessons learned from implementing correctional housing units for veterans in jails and prisons, along with the role that Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder plays in crime and rehabilitation.